Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


Rainforest Medicine

Preserving Indigenous Science and Biodiversity in the Upper Amazon

Rainforest Medicine( )
Author: Weisberger, Jonathon Miller
Illustrator: Weisberger, Jonathon Miller
Amaringo, Pablo
Escobar, Patricia
Wang, Thomas
Payaguaje, Augustin
Foreword by: Pinchbeck, Daniel
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:North Atlantic Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $19.95
Book Description:

Chronicling the practices, legends, and wisdom of the vanishing traditions of the upper Amazon, this book reveals the area's indigenous peoples' approach to living in harmony with the natural world. Rainforest Medicine features in-depth essays on plant-based medicine and indigenous science from four distinct Amazonian societies: deep forest and urban, lowland rainforest and mountain. The book is illustrated with unique botanical and cultural drawings by Secoya elder...
More Description

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / General
Medical / Pharmacology
Medical / Alternative & Complementary Medicine
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 8.98 x 1.11 Inches
Book Weight:1.65 Pounds

Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play itunes_store

Featured Books

Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare, William
Paperback: $9.99
The Force
Winslow, Don
Hardback: $27.99
Hail to the Chin
Campbell, Bruce
Electronic book text:

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.